A male and female person at least 18 years of age, not nearer of kin than second cousins or
cousins of half-blood may be issued a marriage license. Proof of age may be required.
Both parties must appear at the Marriage License Bureau, now at it's new location in the
Regional Justice Center, 200 Lewis Avenue, third floor, Downtown Las Vegas, 89101.
The courthouse is open seven days a week, Monday-- Thursday, 8:00 a.m.-midnight.
Friday until midnight Sunday. 24 hours on all Nevada
legal holidays. (702) 455-4415. Fax: (702) 455-4929
Note: There are now Marriage License Bureaus in Laughlin, NV. and Mesquite NV.
101 Civic Way #2
500 Hillside Drive
The requirements for NON U.S. Citizens to obtain a license are
the same as those for U. S. Citizens.
Also see Apostille
CONSENT: Adults 18 years of age and older need no
consent. Proof of age will be required through age 21.
Persons 16 and 17 years of age must have the consent of
either a parent or legal guardian. Persons between the
ages of 16 and 17 may marry if:
Consent is given by either parent in person at
the time the license is applied for; or,
Consent is given through a notarized affidavit
signed by either parent when not present. This
notarized affidavit of consent must contain the
birthdate of the minor, state the relationship of
the party giving consent and be written in
ORDER OF COURT REQUIRED FOR PERSONS UNDER AGE OF 16: A
person less than 16 years of age may marry only if he or
she has the consent of a parent or legal guardian and
authorization from a Nevada District Court. The court may
authorize the marriage of persons less than 16 years of
age in extraordinary circumstances if the court finds
a) The marriage will serve the best interests of
such person; and,
b) Such person has the consent required.
WITNESSES: At least one additional witness other than the
person performing the ceremony.
IF YOU'VE BEEN DIVORCED: Your divorce must be final in
the state where granted. The date of the final decree and
the city and state where granted are required.